Glass Lantern Slide

Description:

Glass lantern slide depicting the surface of the Moon. The rectangular wooden frame is incised “CARPENTER / & WESTLEY / 24 REGENT ST. / LONDON” on front, and “18” on one edge.

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United Kingdom: England, London

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Credit Line: Bowdoin College, Department of Physics

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1988.0385.01.19Accession Number: 1988.0385Catalog Number: 1988.0385.01.19

Object Name: Lantern slide

Measurements: overall: 4 3/4 in x 15 1/2 in x 7 1/2 in; 12.065 cm x 39.37 cm x 19.05 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-4cc8-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_740114

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